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Three Westlake residents left their keys in the car, and you won't believe what happened next

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Posted at 9:07 AM, Mar 30, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-30 10:51:02-04

WESTLAKE, Ohio — Three vehicles were stolen from three separate driveways in Westlake on Tuesday, according to Westlake Police Department Captain Gerald Vogel.

One of the vehicles was stolen from a driveway on Woodpath Trail, and the other two vehicles were stolen from driveways on Tricia Drive.

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Vogel said one of the stolen vehicles was located on East 147th Street. Initial reports indicate all three owners had left their keys inside each vehicle before they were stolen.

Vogel said officers learned of the stolen vehicles at around 4:15 a.m. on Tuesday. Officers did not pursue the stolen vehicles.

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